Theodor Piderit
Theodor Piderit (15 September 1826 in Detmold — 24 January 1912 in Detmold) was a German writer.
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Christian Dietrich Grabbe
Christian Dietrich Grabbe (11 December 1801 – 12 September 1836) was a German dramatist of the Vormärz era. He wrote many historical plays conceiving a disillusioned and pessimistic world view, ...
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Frank-Walter Steinmeier
Frank-Walter Steinmeier [ˈfʁaŋkˌvaltɐ ˈʃtaɪ̯nˌmaɪ̯.ɐ] (born 5 January 1956) is a German politician of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) who has served as Minister for Foreign Affairs since ...
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Eduard Meyer (pilot)
Eduard Meyer (8 December 1919 – 31 March 1942) was a German Luftwaffe ace and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross during World War II. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded t...
Uwe Meierhenrich
Uwe Meierhenrich (born 23 October 1967 in Detmold) is a German Physico-Chemist. He is professor for Analytical and Physical Chemistry and teaches at the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis in France.<...
Iris Berben
Iris Berben (born 12 August 1950 in Detmold, North Rhine-Westphalia) is a German actress. She grew up in Hamburg, where her parents ran a restaurant.After the Six-day War in 1967 she travelled to Isra...
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Ferdinand Freiligrath
Ferdinand Freiligrath (17 June 1810 – 18 March 1876) was a German poet, translator and liberal agitator.
Freiligrath was born in Detmold, Principality of Lippe. His father was a teacher. He left a...
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Friedrich-Erdmann von Hake
Friedrich-Erdmann von Hake (14 August 1898 – 22 March 1982) was a highly decorated Oberst in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded the 13. Panzer-Division. He was also a recipient of the Kni...
Wilhelm Broeffel
Wilhelm Broeffel (6 February 1915 – 24 June 1944) was a highly decorated Major in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cros...
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Stephan, Hereditary Prince of Lippe
Stephan, Hereditary Prince of Lippe (Stephan Leopold Justus Richard) was born on 24 May 1959 in Detmold, Germany. He is the son of Armin Leopold Ernst Bruno Heinrich Willa August Prince of Lippe and T...
Siegfried Schürenberg
Siegfried Schürenberg (12 January 1900 – 31 August 1993) was a German film actor. He appeared in 83 films between 1933 and 1974. He was born in Detmold, Germany and died in Berlin, Germany. He w...
Wotan Wilke Möhring
Wotan Wilke Möhring (born May 23, 1967) is a German actor.
He grew up in Herne. His father was an Army officer and his mother worked as a teacher. He has a sister and two brothers. One of them, Sö...
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Jürgen Stroop
Jürgen Stroop (born Josef Stroop, 26 September 1895, Detmold, Germany – 6 March 1952, Warsaw, Poland) was an SS General during World War II. He is best known for being in command against the Warsaw Gh...
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Giselher Klebe
Giselher Wolfgang Klebe (28 June 1925 – 5 October 2009) was a German composer. He composed more than 140 works, among them 14 operas, 8 symphonies, 15 solo concerts, chamber music, pian...
Susanne Tunn
Susanne Tunn (born 1958 ) is a German sculptor. She is well known for her big sculptures made from stone, but works as well in other natural materials such as tin, wood, concrete, plants or dust. Whet...
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Simon August, Count of Lippe-Detmold
Simon August, Count of Lippe (12 June 1727, Detmold – 1 May 1782 ibid.), ruled the Principality of Lippe-Detmold from 1734 until 1782.He was the son of Simon Henry Adolph and Johanna Wilhelmine ...
Woldemar, Prince of Lippe
Woldemar of Lippe (Günther Friedrich Woldemar; 18 April 1824 – 20 March 1895) was the sovereign of the Principality of Lippe, reigning from 1875 until his death.
Prince Woldemar of Lippe was born ...
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Heinz (singer)
Heinz Burt, (24 July 1942 – 7 April 2000) was a German-born bassist and singer, who performed under the stage name Heinz.
Heinz was born Heinz Henry George Schwarz in Detmold, but from the age of ...
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Armin, Prince of Lippe
Armin, Prince of Lippe (Armin Leopold Ernst Bruno Heinrich Willa August Fürst zur Lippe) (born 18 August 1924, in Detmold) is the son of Leopold IV, Prince of Lippe and his second wife Princess Anna o...
Leopold Zunz
Leopold Zunz (Hebrew/Yiddish: יום טוב ליפמן צונץ—Yom Tov Lipmann Tzuntz; 10 August 1794 – 17 March 1886) was a German Reform rabbi and writer, the founder of what has been termed "Jewish Studies" or "...
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Georg Rosen (1821–1891)
Georg Rosen (21 September 1821 in Detmold – 29 October 1891 in Detmold) was a German (Prussian) Orientalist, brother of Friedrich August Rosen, and father of Friedrich Rosen. He studied in Berlin and ...
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Ludger Beerbaum
Ludger Beerbaum (born August 26, 1963 in Detmold, North Rhine-Westphalia) is an internationally successful German equestrian who competes in show jumping, and has been ranked the No. 1 Show Jumper in ...
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Andreas Voßkuhle
Andreas Voßkuhle (born 21 December 1963 in Detmold) is a German legal scholar and the president of the Federal Constitutional Court of Germany.
Voßkuhle started studying law at the Ludwig Maximili...
Wilhelm Weber (SS officer)
Wilhelm Weber (19 March 1918 – 2 March 1980) was a highly decorated Obersturmführer in the Waffen-SS during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's ...
Simon Henry Adolph, Count of Lippe-Detmold
Simon Henry Adolph, Count of Lippe-Detmold (born: 25 January 1694; died: 12 October 1734) was a ruler of the county of Lippe.
He was the son of Frederick Adolphus, Count of Lippe-Detmold and his w...
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Wilhelm Teudt
Wilhelm Teudt (7 December 1860, Bergkirchen – 5 January 1942, Detmold) was a German cleric and völkisch lay archaeologist who believed in an ancient, highly developed Germanic civilization. His ...
Georg Weerth
Georg Weerth (17 February 1822 – 30 July 1856) was a German writer. Weerth's poems celebrated the solidarity of the working class in its fight for liberation from exploitation and oppression...
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